Claire Sasko

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Temple to Host a Town Hall to Discuss Proposed Football Stadium

The school wants to move forward with a $130 million, 30,000-seat facility.

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“Largest Dirty Frank’s Event Ever” to Raise Funds for Injured Bartender

Pine Street will close between 12th and 13th streets on Sunday.

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Medical Marijuana Rollout: High Prices and Demand, Low Supply

Two businesses near Philly say they ran out of products last week.

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Philly to Host “March for Our Lives” Anti-Gun Violence Rally

The march is one of 70 being organized after the Parkland shooting.

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WATCH: Jason Kelce Marches With the Mummers

The beloved Eagle played the saxophone in Manayunk on Sunday.

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City Council Bill Could Hinder Plans for Protected Bike Lanes

Its introduction comes as cyclists renew their push for safer streets.

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Philly Teachers Respond to Calls for Guns in Schools

Educates are using #ArmMeWith to voice their opinions.

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Exploding Manhole Closes Part of Market Street in Old City

Police and PECO are investigating the source.

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NAACP Considering Challenging Pa.’s New Congressional Map

The organization says the boundaries might hinder minority voters.

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DA Krasner Will Drop Cash Bail for Most Non-Violent Crimes

The move comes weeks after City Council called for such action.

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Dive Bar Oscar’s Tavern Is Closed for Health Violations

You’ll have to go elsewhere to drink cheap beer for now.

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PPA Proposes Fee for Regulating Taxis, Uber and Lyft

The organization said the potential move is important for public safety.

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Rhynhart Opens Sexual Harassment Reporting Line for City Employees

The city controller said she hopes the line will "give victims a voice."


Relax, Rocky Fans: Sylvester Stallone Is Not Actually Dead

Despite recent claims on Facebook, the actor is "still punching."

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Chinese Officials Want Terracotta Warrior Thumb Thief “Severely Punished”

They have a bone to pick with the Franklin Institute.